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Sittings

sitting #
date
Name
Role, Location, Notes
14359
Dec 1 1981

Estrellita Karsh

Photographs of sculpture by Manzu of Estrellita Karsh
For use in catalogue raisonné of Manzu’s work
13386
Apr 17 1972

Estrellita Karsh

Dual sitting with Barbara Walters at Walters’ apartment
14799
Jun 19 1986

Estrellita Karsh

Photographed at New York Studio. For Chicago Tribune article
13386
Apr 17 1972

Barbara Walters

Dual sitting with Estrellita Karsh at Walters’ apartment
13589
Oct 1 1972

Yousuf Karsh

and Estrellita with Henry Moore. Taken at Henry Moore’s home. By Mr. Karsh and Les Wilson
14360
Nov 1 1981

Jo Tartt

Tests taken by Mr. Karsh using Olympus Camera at White House, Washington. Photographs of White House, Estrellita Karsh, Jo Tartt
14360
Nov 1 1981

White House

Tests taken by Mr. Karsh using Olympus Camera at White House, Washington. Photographs of White House, Estrellita Karsh, Jo Tartt

Photographs

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Video and Audio

Legacy

Estrellita Karsh

Estrellita Karsh, 1963 Mrs. Estrellita Karsh celebrates her 90th birthday this weekend, on January 19. Estrellita Nachbar met Yousuf Karsh in 1961, and aside from her influence on his extraordinary… […]

Estrellita Karsh

Estrellita Karsh, 1970 Estrellita Karsh celebrates her birthday today, January 19. Estrellita was a successful medical writer and historian when she met Yousuf Karsh in 1961. Karsh wrote: “It was… […]

Estrellita Karsh Named as Project 351 Service Hero

Estrellita Karsh with her Project 351 students © Mike Casey Project 351 is a youth service nonprofit organization that develops a rising generation of “community-first” citizen leaders. Founded by Governor… […]

Estrellita Karsh Interview for WYSO

Yousuf and Estrellita, 1970s Leo DeLuca is a three-time All Ohio Excellence in Journalism award winner, the co-author of Dayton’s Spirit of Community Service and Leadership, and a WYSO Radio… […]

A Conversation With Estrellita Karsh

As part of the virtual vernissage for our exhibition “Yousuf Karsh: A Private Essence” at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Estrellita Karsh spoke with Mary-Dailey Desmarais, Chief Curator. Mrs…. […]

Georgia O’Keeffe’s Style

…2018. Estrellita Karsh shares her recollections in the article. “Estrellita Karsh, the wife of the esteemed portrait photographer Yousuf, believes her husband mentioned how the artist wore couture made by… […]

One True Podcast

…respond to these and other questions. Fielder joins us as the Director of the Estate of Yousuf Karsh, and Havinga holds the Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Chair of Photography at… […]

“The World of Yousuf Karsh”

As part of the virtual vernissage for our exhibition at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Estrellita Karsh spoke with Mary-Dailey Desmarais, Chief Curator. Mrs. Karsh reveals insights into Yousuf’s… […]

Jerry Lewis, 1926-2017

…telethon. Karsh was introduced to the Muscular Dystrophy Association by his wife, Estrellita, who, as a medical writer, had written about the disease. Karsh would go on to photograph the… […]

Nikita Khrushchev

…Mrs. Estrellita Karsh and Madame Nina Khrushchev got on famously and Mrs. Karsh still speaks admiringly of her today. Their son, Dr. Sergei Khrushchev, recalls meeting the Karshes in 1963,… […]

Fulton J. Sheen

…found us this image from This is the Holy Land. The Bishop can be seen in this wedding photograph of Yousuf Karsh and Estrellita in 1962. See more Fulton Sheen…. […]

Neil Armstrong

…for a portrait session. The print is signed by the astronaut and inscribed: “That’s one small step for a man – one giant leap for mankind. To Yousuf & Estrellita […]

Jerry Lewis

…Dystrophy annual Labor Day telethon. Karsh was introduced to the Muscular Dystrophy Association by his wife, Estrellita, who, as a medical writer, had written about the disease. Karsh would go… […]

LIFE Magazine and the Power of Photography

…this month is the accompanying book, edited by Kristen Gresh, the Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Senior Curator of Photographs at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and Katherine A. Bussard, the… […]

Jerry Lewis

…photographed Lewis in 1974 for Lewis’s Muscular Dystrophy annual Labor Day telethon. Karsh was introduced to the Muscular Dystrophy Association by his wife, Estrellita, who, as a medical writer, had… […]

Johan Helders

…Ottawa. Here Helders contemplates one of his own photos. I could not have foreseen that some forty years later, Estrellita (Karsh) and I would become residents of this fabulous hotel.”… […]

Smithsonian Institution

…US National Zoo. In 2013, Estrellita Karsh gifted to the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery more than 100 portraits by Karsh, and the NPG celebrated this gift with their exhibition “Yousuf… […]

The World of Yousuf Karsh: A Private Essence

…MMFA by Estrellita Karsh of more than 100 original silver gelatin prints, the exhibition will feature renowned images of political figures, including Fidel Castro, Winston Churchill, William Lyon Mackenzie King,… […]

Neil Armstrong

…astronaut and inscribed: “That’s one small step for a man – one giant leap for mankind. To Yousuf & Estrellita – with the admiration and best wishes of the photographer.”… […]

Winston Churchill Print Stolen

Winston Churchill, 1941 Yousuf Karsh ran his studio at the Chateau Laurier hotel in Ottawa from 1972 to 1992, and he and Estrellita Karsh lived there for 18 years. When… […]

Exhibitions

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A Brief Biography

…was a congenial medical office — one that always made me think of my original desire to be a physician — which provided the setting for Estrellita Nachbar, the gifted…

Legacy

…the artworks there while he apprenticed with John Garo in the 1920s. He would return to the museum throughout his life. Yousuf and Estrellita Karsh have endowed the museum through…

Exhibitions

Kristen Gresh, PhD Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Senior Curator of Photographs Museum of Fine Arts, Boston KGresh@mfa.org + 1 (617) 369-3109…

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